Selflessness in a Sentence  🔊

Definition of Selflessness

the act of thinking of others instead of yourself

Examples of Selflessness in a sentence

Her selflessness was displayed when Marta ran onto the tracks of an oncoming train to rescue the helpless toddler.  🔊

Mother Theresa exhibited her selflessness by devoting her life to taking care of the poor children of India.  🔊

To become a firefighter, one must ensure dedication to the job, selflessness toward strangers and bravery to enter a dangerous situation.  🔊

Private First Class Johnson threw himself on a live grenade saving 25 soldiers’ lives which shows his selflessness.  🔊

Witnesses observed the German shepherd’s selflessness and loyalty to its owner when he attacked the intruder.  🔊

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